Proceedings of the Japan Academy, Series A, Mathematical Sciences

Non-left-orderable surgeries on negatively twisted torus knots

Kazuhiro Ichihara and Yuki Temma

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We show that certain negatively twisted torus knots admit Dehn surgeries yielding 3-manifolds with non-left-orderable fundamental groups.

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Proc. Japan Acad. Ser. A Math. Sci. Volume 94, Number 5 (2018), 49-52.

First available in Project Euclid: 27 April 2018

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Primary: 57M50: Geometric structures on low-dimensional manifolds
Secondary: 57M25: Knots and links in $S^3$ {For higher dimensions, see 57Q45}

Dehn surgery left-orderable group twisted torus knots


Ichihara, Kazuhiro; Temma, Yuki. Non-left-orderable surgeries on negatively twisted torus knots. Proc. Japan Acad. Ser. A Math. Sci. 94 (2018), no. 5, 49--52. doi:10.3792/pjaa.94.49.

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